Healthcare IT leaders have a choice: you can resist the changes brought on by the evolution in technology and consumer demand, or you can find ways to deliver better solutions, says CIO Michael Saad.
Rather than pushing back when asked to reduce costs, CIOs should see it as an opportunity to transform IT, says Sue Schade. One way to do that? Through “selective outsourcing.”
Health systems have lagged far behind in the pursuit of strategic partnerships, but that’s about to change, says Robert Sundelius, who believes it start with creating the right “doorways.”
Although a certain level of cynicism can be healthy — especially when it comes to solutions that may have been oversold — now is the time for optimism, according to a pair of health IT veterans.
As the population ages and healthcare expenditures skyrocket, China’s hospitals must take steps to meet the changing needs of its people, says David Chou, who examines the state of healthcare in one of the largest countries in the world.